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■(TB) 'Summer Song'

1950, Nesmith

'Summer Song' (Elizabeth Nesmith, R. 1950). Sdlg. 45-30M. TB, 40", Midseason bloom. OY1. Orange-buff self. (S & R Summer Song, Nesmith, R. 1948, N.). ('SunsetSerenade' x 'Sequatchie') X 'Bryce Canyon'. Fairmount 1951. High Commendation 1950; Honorable Mention 1952.

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"Summer Song, a new introduction by Mrs. Nesmith, was clearly derived from the prolific Tobacco Road family—a bright golden buff blend, more ruffled than many in this color, and very attractive." [John Dolman, Jr. (Pennsylvania), “From Aldan to Walden and Points North, Varieties Noted in 1951,” The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 123, (October 1951): 15.]

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Topic revision: r11 - 10 Sep 2020, Harloiris
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